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Handgun Basics: How To Grip a Pistol

A proper grip helps ensure accuracy and comfort.

6 Reasons To Visit the NRA Whittington Center This Summer

A family vacation destination for memories that will last a lifetime.

How to Point Your Gun In a Safe Direction

Rule #2...Never let your muzzle cover anything that you are not willing to destroy.

Why You (Yes, You) Need Basic Gun Training

Three trainers, three questions, three more reasons to learn gun safety from a pro.

10 Ways to Help Teach Safe Gun Handling

Taking a new shooter under your wing is a noble undertaking. Here's how to do...

How to Practice With Your Concealed-Carry Pistol

Obtaining your concealed-carry permit is only the beginning of your journey towards personal protection.

Manual Safeties On Carry Guns: Pro Vs. Con

Should your CCW firearm have a manual safety? We examine the pros and cons.

Self-Defense For the Disabled: Awareness

In another installment in his series on self-defense for those with disabilities, Bob Boyd takes...

End of Trail: World Series of Cowboy Action Shooting

This family-oriented event brings the Old West back to life.

Fun Friday: The Making of "Tombstone"

This masterpiece of the Western genre boasts some of the best historical firearms accuracy out...

How to Rack a Pistol's Slide

Don't let your hand strength stand in between you and the semi-auto of your dreams.

Master the Prone Shooting Position

Our primer on how to get the best out of shooting in the prone position.

The Shooting Positions: Kneeling

How to properly assume a complex shooting position that offers terrific accuracy to both hunters...

Pistol Grip Shotguns: Great or Gimmick?

A staunch supporter of full-sized scatterguns takes another look at pistol grips.

Pistol Shooting Positions: Part II

Getting into pistol competition? Here’s what you need to know!

Pistol Shooting Positions: Part I

Getting into pistol competition? Here’s what you need to know!

Trigger Control

Here’s the next step in learning how to make your bullets go exactly where you...

How to Avoid Negligent Discharges

Use these four simple and easy-to-remember rules to ensure you avoid a negligent discharge.
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